Correction Officer Jobs in Illinois

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Henry County Sheriff Office - Cambridge, IL
Testing for Correctional Officers Henry County Sheriff Office Cambridge, IL Full-time Law Enforcement / Security Posted on July 17, 2021 The Henry County Sheriffs Office is accepting applications until...
3 days ago
Henry County Sheriff Office - Cambridge, IL
The Henry County Sheriff's Office is accepting applications until August 6, 2021 @ 4:00pm. Excellent benefits include health, dental & life insurance for employee, paid holidays, paid vacation,...
8 days ago
Lake County IL - Waukegan, IL
The Corrections Officer is responsible for securing inmates in the County Jail....
8 days ago
Moraine Valley Community College - Palos Hills, IL
Under general supervision, the Community Service Officer protects institutional property against fire, theft, vandalism and unauthorized entry, performing the following listed principal...
12 days ago
Moraine Valley Community College - Campus, IL
Must be able to successfully complete certification program for Law Enforcement Agencies Data System (LEADS) and maintain current LEADS certification....
18 days ago
William Rainey Harper College - Palatine, IL
Ability to pass a thorough background investigation....
24 days ago
College of DuPage - Glen Ellyn, IL
Overview "> Overview : Assist the college Police. Description "> Description : Patrol campus by foot and/or vehicle. Staff Police Dept. Dispatch Center dispatch police, EMT, and fire personnel to...
30+ days ago
University of Chicago - Chicago, IL
Learn the practices and procedures involved in public safety communications, technology, and operate radio/telephone receiving and transmitting equipment....
90+ days ago
University of Chicago - Chicago, IL
Provides information to students, faculty, staff, and visitors including directions, information about crime prevention, community services, programs, and practices....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Illinois

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Illinois

This is the average annual salary for Correction Officer jobs in Illinois as reported by the BLS.

$63,064

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Illinois offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.7%)
  • Master's Degree (7.4%)
  • Some College (3.3%)
  • Some High School (1.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.9%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Correction Officers in Illinois
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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